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If it Ain’t Got That Swing!

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DATES:

  • Friday, 8 June, 2018 / 8:00 PM
  • Saturday, 9 June, 2018 / 8:00 PM

VENUE: Jack Singer Concert Hall

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Inspired by Harlem’s iconic musical hot spot, The Cotton Club, this swingin’ night of sensations highlights the era when Duke Ellington’s orchestra was the hottest band in New York, accompanying the iconic vocals of Cab Calloway, Ella Fitzgerald, and Ethel Waters. Lose yourself in the Great American Songbook.

BYRON STRIPLING, conductor/vocalist/trumpet
CARMEN BRADFORD, vocalist
TED LOUIS LEVY, tap dancer
BOB BREITHAUPT, drums

It Don’t Mean a Thing if It Ain’t Got That Swing | Dinah | St. James Infirmary | Symphony in Riffs | Stormy Weather | I Can’t Give You Anything But Love | Smile Darn Ya’ | I Got Rhythm | Clap Hands Here Comes Charlie | St. Louis Blues | Cotton Club Medley | Minnie the Moocher | Kickin’ the Gong Around | Am I Blue | Bill Bailey

Friday, 8 June, 2018 at 8PM

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Saturday, 9 June, 2018 at 8PM

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403.571.0849

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Date:
June 8
Time:
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Venue

Jack Singer Concert Hall
205 8th Avenue S.E.
Calgary, AB T2G 0K9 Canada
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